Author Topic: Bloomin' Brilliant Butterflies  (Read 2565 times)

BrianI

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Bloomin' Brilliant Butterflies
« on: March 23, 2014, 07:47:48 pm »
Had a visit with a friend to Edinburgh Butterfly and Insect World:

Tree Nymph:


Glasswing:


Lovely black and white butterfly ??sp.


Owl Butterfly



Ruth

Re: Bloomin' Brilliant Butterflies
« Reply #1 on: March 23, 2014, 08:46:24 pm »
Glasswings are amazing.  Even when they're in front of you, they don't seem possible.

Jaded

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Re: Bloomin' Brilliant Butterflies
« Reply #2 on: July 06, 2020, 12:20:14 am »
Not sure what these are, apart from the Cabbage white!







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Edd

Re: Bloomin' Brilliant Butterflies
« Reply #3 on: July 06, 2020, 08:21:30 am »
Nice pics!
Think the others are meadow browns. Similar to gatekeepers but gatekeepers have double white spots instead of single spots in the eye (except when they don't) as well as other similar-ish features

Jaded

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Re: Bloomin' Brilliant Butterflies
« Reply #4 on: July 06, 2020, 09:39:22 am »
Thanks!

I shall amaze family by telling them what these are now  ;D
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